There are a lot of reasons Nicole Kidman along with Laura Dern are looking forward to shooting the second season of their hit drama Big Little Lies — yet the addition of Meryl Streep to the already star-studded cast will be definitely at the top of the list.
ET caught up with Kidman along with Dern at the Calvin Klein Fall 2018 runway show at fresh York Fashion Week on Tuesday night, along with the actresses couldn’t help yet fangirl a bit about their fresh co-star.
“of which’s amazing!” Dern exclaimed. “When I tell anyone in my life of which Meryl Streep will be joining us, of which’s incredible!”
of which was announced in January of which the three-time Oscar winner might be joining the show for their upcoming season, playing Mary Louise Wright, mother of the deceased Perry Wright (Alexander Skarsgard) along with mother-in-law to Kidman’s Celeste Wright.
While Dern joked of which she felt as if everyone involved in generating the show “worked very hard to beg her,” Kidman said of which didn’t take of which much convincing to get Streep to sign on.
“Reese along with I were just [thinking], ‘She might be so amazing within the role!'” Kidman recalled, admitting however of which, at first, “We didn’t think we’d get her.”
“of which was written for her along with we wanted her,” the Lion star said, adding of which the whole cast “greatly appreciate” the acclaimed actress’ support along with faith.
“of which genuinely will be her standing up along with going, ‘I support you as women, along with I believe in you.’ I think of which’s a big statement through her,” Kidman said of Steep’s decision to take on the project.
“We’re determined to give her an extraordinary experience,” Kidman added. “She’s had a lot of experiences so we just want to make of which fun for her along with vibrant along with exciting.”
Production has not yet begun on the second season of the acclaimed HBO drama, which will be supposed to premiere sometime in 2019.